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Jul 21, 2021

Today, we are going to pull back the layers on what’s really stopping you from starting. Sometimes you don’t start, because you are afraid of success itself. 

Fear of success is super real, but it’s not often talked about. 

Here’s the real question: who are you afraid of watching you succeed? Think about why you’re afraid of success. Are you afraid because it’s new to you? Or because you don’t want old friends to see you stepping into new levels and experiencing the so-called good life?

Yes, there’s a level of discomfort that comes with navigating new spaces and being the only one in those rooms. But baby, that just comes with the elevation. 

Let’s dive into the layers that we often don’t talk about openly. It’s time to rethink your definition of failure, and of success. Here are 5 considerations to think about when addressing your fear of success.

Jereshia Said Podcast - Ep#143 How To Overcome Your Fear Of Success

Key Highlights of the Episode

This episode was extremely actionable and insightful. Here are a few key highlights:

  • What are you afraid people will say now that you’re succeeding? And how are you actually defining success? 
  • Overcoming the fear of being new money and not feeling like you belong

  • Feeling the fear that your success will be short-lived 

  • How to deal with being the first one in your family to make money

  • Identify the barrier so you can remove it

  • And lots more! Tune in now. 

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